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The Measure Of Things is a search engine for finding comparative or relative measurements of physical quantities.

Want to know how much, how long, how many, how far, how large, how tall, how high, or how heavy something is? Want to figure what weighs 5; 500; or 5,000 tons? The Measure Of Things can tell you what you need to know.

With the Measure Of Things tool, you can take a physical quantity - like 84 kilograms or 23 cubic meters - and see how it compares to a list of famous or well-known objects. For example, 84 kilograms is the weight of about 17 gallons of paint, while 23 cubic meters is about twice the volume of a cement mixer truck.

You can use the Measure Of Things to research equivalent measures for several types of quantities, including weight, length, speed, time, height, area, volume, and computer data.

Did you know?
The height of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench) is 10,902 meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The length of a Grain of Sand
The size of LAX
The size of a Bathtub
The weight of a Horse
The speed of an Arrow (archery)
The amount of The's Census Records
The height of Mount Everest
The speed of a Bullet (Handgun)
The height of a Canton Tower
The height of Maxwell Montes
The length of The Revolutionary War (American)
The height of The Petronas Twin Towers
The size of a Car Gas Tank
The length of The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879)
The length of The Great Wall of China (wall only)
The size of Belgium
The length of The Rhine
The height of Blackpool Tower
The length of Pepi II's reign
The length of a Twin Size bed

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